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Title Bronze Age connections : cultural contact in prehistoric Europe / edited by Peter Clark.

Publication Info. Oxford : Oxbow Books, [2009]
Oakville, CT : Distributed in the USA by David Brown

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 188 pages) : illustrations, maps, plans.
Note Presentations from a conference held Sept. 2006 in Dover, England.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : Building new connections / Peter Clark -- Encompassing the sea : "maritories" and Bronze Age maritime interactions / Stuart Needham -- From Picardy to Flanders : transmanche connections in the Bronze Age / Jean Bourgeois and Marc Talon -- British immigrants killed abroad in the seventies : the rise and fall of a Dutch culture / Liesbeth Theunissen -- The Canche Estuary (Pas-de-Calais, France) from the early Bronze Age to the emporium of Quentovic : a traditional trading place between south east England and the continent / Michel Philippe -- Looking forward : maritime contacts in the first millennium BC / Barry Cunliffe -- Copper mining and production at the beginning of the British Bronze Age : new evidence for Beaker/EBA prospecting and some ideas on scale, exchange, and early smelting technologies / Simon Timberlake -- The demise of the flint tool industry / Chris Butler -- Land at the other end of the sea? : metalwork circulation, geographical knowledge, and the significance of British/Irish imports in the Bronze Age of the Low Countries / David Fontijn -- The master(y) of hard materials : thoughts on technology, materiality, and ideology occasioned by the Dover boat / Mary W. Helms -- Exploring the ritual of travel in prehistoric Europe : the Bronze Age sewn-plank boats in context / Robert Van de Noort -- In his hands and in his head : the Amesbury archer as magician / Andrew Fitzpatrick.
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Subject Bronze age -- Europe -- Congresses.
Acculturation -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Intercultural communication -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Europe -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Europe -- Congresses.
Europe -- History, Naval -- Congresses.
Naval history, Ancient -- Congresses.
Seafaring life -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Boats and boating -- Europe -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Europe -- Commerce -- History -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference proceedings.
Naval history.
Electronic books.
Added Author Clark, Peter (Peter R.), 1959-
Other Form: Print version: Bronze Age connections 9781842173480 (DLC) 2009024737 (OCoLC)310395130
ISBN 9781782973164 (electronic bk.)
1782973168 (electronic bk.)